Friday, 23 May 2008

Mobile operator group defines security requirements

The Open Mobile Terminal Platform forum (OMTP), which is supported by a number of network operators, has announced a set of recommendations to improve mobile device security over the next few years. In particular, the recommendations are designed to protect new mobile payment solutions and services from hackers. They've been welcomed by UK Home Secretary Jacqui Smith and by Jack Wraith, Chairman of the Mobile Industry Crime Action Forum. Members of the OMTP include AT&T, Hutchison 3G, Orange, SK Telecom, Telecom Italia, Telefónica, Telenor, T-Mobile and Vodafone.

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